THE NIGHT EVELYN CAME OUT OF THE GRAVE and Onto Arrow Blu-Ray

[Editor’s Note: Last May, Arrow released both The Night Evelyn…

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Splatter Matters: THE GRUESOME TWOSOME Officially Introduces the World to Splatter Comedy

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THE RED QUEEN KILLS SEVEN TIMES and Arrow Kills it Again and Again

[Editor’s Note: Last May, Arrow released both The Night Evelyn…

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We Caught Up with Harry of GARAGEHOUSE and EXHUMED… He’s Pretty Awesome

You may have noticed me blab about releases coming out…

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A Brief Remembrance of a Fallen Rockstar: Mike Remembers Chris Cornell

I won’t pretend to be a huge Soundgarden/Audioslave/Temple of the…

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In 1983, Billy Joel released “Allentown” and in 2017, I Live Just Down the Street From Allentown… Coincidence?

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ALIEN: COVENANT is Better than the Internet Haters are Telling You!

I have a tendency to avoid trailers and hype around…

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Arrow Gets Blaine High with their Release of BRAIN DAMAGE

Frank Henenlotter has been having a major resurgence over the…

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Sunday Squabble: Arrow’s Release of DONNIE DARKO is a Great Edition of a Great Film… or is It?

Friday Fights getting posted on Sundays seem to be a…

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THE UNTOLD, IN-DEPTH, OUTRAGEOUSLY TRUE STORY ABOUT SHAPIRO GLICKENHAUS ENTERTAINMENT… Wow, That’s a Mouthful

The Untold, In-Depth, Outrageously True Story of Shapiro Glickenhaus is…

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Heaven’s New Lead Singer: RIP Chris Cornell

On this saddest of days, when the world has lost…

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Splatter Matters, Even if it is SOMETHING WEIRD

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Move Over Squatch, We’re in CHUPACABRA TERRITORY

In the grand tradition of Sasquatch hunting, Chupacabra Territory (aka…

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In 1982, thepaintedman Turned 1 and Gabriel García Márquez Won the Nobel Prize for Literature… Apparently

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Fuck Cynicism and Nihilism: A Return to Positive Hardcore and Punk with SOLARIZED

thermo dynamics of life (tape 2) by Solarized My friend…

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Rachael’s Not Scared! Texas Frightmare is All That and a Bag of Severed Limbs!

Festivals are normally my go-to events, not conventions. I’ve been…

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PSYCHO COP RETURNS Comes to Us from Vinegar Syndrome

I’ve never seen the first Psycho Cop movie. All I…

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SWMFIFF 2017 Short Film Roundup

Unfortunately, none of our staff live outside of North America,…

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DVD GIVEAWAY: Interview with Obin Olson About THE SHADOW EFFECT

Before we dive into the interview I recently did with…

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Mastodon, Metal, and Mayhem: A New Concept Album from the Thinking Man’s Metal Band

So, like every other metalhead, when I heard a new…

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DEW-S-A! DEW-S-A! DEW-S-A!

My husband called me the other day to alert me…

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All Hail Exhumed Films: Garrett Goes to Ex-Fest VII

My favorite day of the year has come and gone…

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1981 is the Year it All Began, the Year thepaintedman was Born

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GM Episode 1: Welcome to Grindhouse Messiah

Welcome to Grindhouse Messiah motherfuckers! We are your friendly neighborhood…

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CFF 2017 Presented DAVID LYNCH: THE ART LIFE

[Editor’s Note: This film was presented as part of Chattanooga…

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Blaxploitation from South Africa Hits the States: Check Out JOE BULLET

You oughta know by now… I love exploitation cinema. The…

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Splatter REALLY Matters: Mr. Lewis Really Hits His Stride with COLOR ME BLOOD RED

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The Kid in Black Recommends: Joanie Leeds & The Nightlights New Album, BROOKLYN BABY!

Welcome back to The Kid in Black Recommends! Today, I…

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Sunday Showdown: The Friday Fighters Go Toe to Toe on SILENCE OF THE LAMBS in Honor of the Great Jonathan Demme

Silence of the Lambs is one of those films I…

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The Farsighted Podcast Returns with NINJA BUSTERS Director Paul Kyriazi

The Farsighted Podcast is back. Listen to the intro for…

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